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This short Paris Match story is about two new entries for the Guinness Book of Records with the world's largest surfboard and the most people on a surfboard. It's just one paragraph long and comes with plenty of pictures, making it more accessible for Key Stage 3 students studying the topic of free time/sport.
42 = the length in feet of the record-breaking surfboard.
11 = the width in feet of the surfboard.
10 = the number of seconds the surfers had to remain upright on the board whilst surfing a wave.
66 = the record-breaking number of people who managed to surf on the board.